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The Measure Of Things is a search engine for finding comparative or relative measurements of physical quantities.

Want to know how much, how long, how many, how far, how large, how tall, how high, or how heavy something is? Want to figure what weighs 5; 500; or 5,000 tons? The Measure Of Things can tell you what you need to know.

With the Measure Of Things tool, you can take a physical quantity - like 84 kilograms or 23 cubic meters - and see how it compares to a list of famous or well-known objects. For example, 84 kilograms is the weight of about 17 gallons of paint, while 23 cubic meters is about twice the volume of a cement mixer truck.

You can use the Measure Of Things to research equivalent measures for several types of quantities, including weight, length, speed, time, height, area, volume, and computer data.

Did you know?
The weight of a Reindeer is 165.50 kilograms
Here you'll find measurements of hundreds of people and things, including:

The size of Edinburgh
The amount of The Internet
The length of The Preakness Stakes
The height of Nelson's Column
The amount of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare
The length of The San Francisco earthquake of 1906
The size of Tokelau
The size of The Philippine Arena
The size of O. R. Tambo International Airport (JNB)
The weight of The Sears Tower
The height of The Shanghai World Financial Center
The speed of a Gazelle
The speed of a Porsche 911
The amount of The Letters Delivered by the US Postal Service in 2010
The weight of a Golf Ball
The speed of Walking Pedestrians (in Manhattan)
The weight of The Heart of a Blue Whale
The size of an Airplane Tray Table
The size of The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool
The length of a Twin Size bed

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